Gwayne
Character Details
Jamie Bell
Jamie Bell as Gwayne Hightower
Name: Gwayne Hightower
Aliases:
Faction: The Reach
Organization: House Hightower
Occupation: Acting Lord of Oldtown/Lord Commander of the City Watch
Rank: Major Noble Lord
Age: Jul 27 93 (27)

Description

Gwayne is a man, roughly 27 years old, of Hightower Westerosi heritage. Bearing a fair skin tone and standing at 5'7" weighing in around 150 pounds in an overall athletic body type. Short dark chestnut auburn hair is done in a swept back style framing an oval shaped face. Deep set, hooded blue-gray eyes are set to either side of his wide, strong nose. Below that nose is a thin set of lips. The rest of his oval shaped face is accented in sloping cheeks, a round at the corners jaw that comes to a soft chin. Gwayne bears a few scars, from living day to day as a knight brings. Gwayne smells of woody cologne. When they speak the tones and accent of Oldtown can be detected.

At the moment Gwayne is going for a confident style. He is wearing shirt dark scarlet raw silk above a grey suede leather trousers with dark grey shark skin boots completing the look.

Background

Gwayne is the fourth of seven children of Otto and Annette Hightower nee Tully. Annette and Otto were not married for love, but the arrangement was sound and they are one of Westeros' most influential and powerful couples of their generation. Otto became Hand of the King some time before he made arrangements for his eldest daughter, Gwayne's big sister to be wed to the recently Widowed King. It is a great time for the Hightowers but even at a very young age Gwayne seemed to understand that with great power comes great enemies and being so far from inheritance, he took it upon himself to be the one that made sure that whatever needed to be done got done, for the good of his family.

His eldest brother and Heir of Hightower had to remain clean and virtuous if the people were to trust and look up to him. But Gwayne isn't afraid to get his hands dirty if he believes in the end game. Being an anointed knight helps to diffuse suspicion away from Gwayne's way of dealing with problems in his city. He deals a great amount of time with the smallfolk. Some love him, some fear him. But so long as it's the good folk doing the loving and the criminals and hoodlums doing the fearing Gwayne feels wholy justified for his less than above board tactics. He believes in the Knight's Code, but he also believes in doing what must be done to preserve a way of life.

RP Hooks

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Quirks

  • Manipulative
  • Crafty
  • Wealth: Opulent
  • Anointed Knight

IC Events

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Relationships

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Lord Otto Hightower
Father - Hand of the King. Head of House Hightower, presently in King's Landing.

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Annette Hightower nee Tully
Mother - The Lady of House Hightower is a shrewd woman. In King's Landing with her husband.

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Queen Alicent Targaryen nee Hightower
Eldest Sister - The first born of Otto and Annette's children. When King Viserys Targaryen I lost his first wife. His sister was positioned just right by Otto and she became the reigning Queen of Westeros.

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King Viserys Targaryen I
Brother-in-Law - King of Westeros and husband of Alicent.

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Prince Aegon Targaryen II
Nephew - Eldest son of Alicent and Viserys. He lives in King's Landing with his parents.

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Princess Helaena Targaryen
Niece - Eldest daughter and second child of Alicent and Viserys. She lives in King's Landing with her parents.

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Aemond Targaryen
Nephew - Youngest son, third and last child of Alicent and Viserys. He lives in King's Landing with his parents.

Ormund

Ormund
Older Brother - Ormund is Heir of House Hightower and is Castallan of Oldtown, so he is ruling Oldtown while their father is away in King's Landing as Hand of the King. Ormund is the second born to Otto and Annette and is a year younger than Alicent.

Lionyl

Lionyl
Nephew - Only son and child of Ormund and Juleen Hightower nee Lannister. His mother died in child birth. Future Heir of House Hightower.

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Lynett Beesbury nee Hightower
Older Sister - Lynett is the third of Otto and Annette's children. She is a year older than Gwayne and a two years younger than Ormund and three years younger than Alicent. She lives in Honeyholt as Lady Beesbury with her husband and daughter. The Hightower pantry has shelves of honey because of her.

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Alan Beesbury
Brother-In-Law - Alan is Lord of Honeyholt and Head of House Beesbury. Husband to Lynett.

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Tylerra Beesbury
Niece - Only child and daughter to Alan and Lynett Beesbury. Chubby adorable little girl.

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